Edwards, Missouri

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Edwards, Missouri
Unincorporated community
Edwards is located in Missouri
Edwards
Edwards
Edwards is located in the US
Edwards
Edwards
Coordinates: 38°08′12″N 93°10′11″W / 38.13667°N 93.16972°W / 38.13667; -93.16972Coordinates: 38°08′12″N 93°10′11″W / 38.13667°N 93.16972°W / 38.13667; -93.16972
Country United States
State Missouri
County Benton
Elevation 791 ft (241 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 660
GNIS feature ID 717410[1]

Edwards is an unincorporated community in southeastern Benton County, Missouri.[1] It is located on Route 7 about sixteen miles (26 km) southeast of Warsaw. It is a 16-minute drive from Climax Springs. Edwards has an elevation of 791 feet (241 m).

History[edit]

A post office was established at Edwards in 1883.[2] The community has the name of a local landowner.[3]

Education[edit]

Warsaw R-IX School District operates South Elementary School at Edwards.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Edwards". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016. 
  3. ^ "Benton County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 2 September 2016. 
  4. ^ "Warsaw R-IX School District". Greatschools. Retrieved 18 March 2018.